Charles A. Paquin

Duncan, Cheboygan, Michigan, United States

The Life of Charles A.

When Charles A. Paquin was born in 1864, in Duncan, Cheboygan, Michigan, United States, his father, Adolphus Delphis Paquin, was 40 and his mother, Marie Adebide Zoe Legault, was 33.

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Family Time Line

Adolphus Delphis Paquin
Marie Adebide Zoe Legault
Adolphus Theopillis Paquin Jr.
Ferdinand Paquin
Josephine Paquin
Helene Paquin
Mary Camelius Paquin
Charles A. Paquin
Charlotte Paquin
Philip Paquin

Parents and Siblings



    Adolphus Theopillis Paquin Jr.



    Josephine Paquin


    Helene Paquin


    Mary Camelius Paquin


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World Events (3)


Age 1

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · The Assassination of a President

Age 1

"While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."
1879 · New State Capitol Building Dedicated

Age 15

After the second state capitol had been destroyed, Michigan Governor Henry P. Baldwin initiated the passing of a bill that would cover the costs for a new building. The bill was adopted and raised over $1 million by a six year state income tax. Architect Elijah E. Myers' design named Tuebor, or I will defend, was selected and he was commissioned to design the new capitol building. The renaissance revival brick and sandstone building soared 267 feet from the ground and was dedicated on January 1, 1879.

Name Meaning

French: from a pet form of Paque, Pasque, a female personal name taken from Pasques ‘Easter’. Compare Pascal .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (2)

  • Charles Paquin in household of Dolphis Paquin, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Charles A Paquin, "Michigan Death Certificates, 1921-1952"

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